2012 October 26 : Libyan Embassy – London
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Archive for October 26th, 2012

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Friday 26th October 2012 Prime Minister David Cameron: “Let me wish everyone peace, happiness and unity during this special time and say Eid Mubarak.” Prime Minister David Cameron has paid tribute to the contribution of Muslim communities across Britain in a message for Eid al-Adha. Mr Cameron said: “On this holy festival of Eid al-Adha I send my warmest wishes  [ Read More ]

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Friday 26th October 2012 Hours after taking control of Bani Walid, a former stronghold of Muammar Gaddafi, Libyan militias from the rival city of Misrata fired ferociously at its empty public buildings. Fighters yelling “Allahu akbar (God is greatest) and “Today Bani Walid is finished” sought to make their mark with gunfire and rocket-propelled grenades on a town they say  [ Read More ]

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Friday 26th October 2012 The sixth Ibrahim Index of African Governance (IIAG), released in October reveals that when it compiled the index, from 2000 – 2011 Libya, that is, 10 years under the dictatorial regime of Muammar Gaddafi, and during last year’s conflict, it was one of the six most ‘imbalanced’ countries in Africa. The 2012 IIAG provides full details  [ Read More ]

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October 2012 * Democrats say will hold additional hearings * Benghazi attacks have become presidential campaign issue The U.S. Senate intelligence committee on Thursday said it will hold hearings in November on security and intelligence issues raised by the Sept. 11 attacks on American facilities in Libya. In a statement, the committee said it first will hold a closed oversight  [ Read More ]

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October 2012 * US-Couldn’t put forces in harm’s way without more info * Benghazi has been a contentious issue in presidential race * US Senate intelligence panel to hold Libya attack hearings The Pentagon defended its decision not to deploy forces to Benghazi, Libya, as soon as the U.S. mission came under attack on Sept. 11th, saying it would have  [ Read More ]

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October 2012 Libyans were out on the last day before Eid looking for a bargain to buy for tomorrow’s sacrifice. Many were disappointed. This year’s higher-than-ever prices held up throughout the day, largely because so many people were trying to buy. At a small collection of impromptu sheep pens by Tripoli’s Sidi Mesri roundabout today, Thursday, some 60 buyers were  [ Read More ]